Bill Betten

Vice President of Business Solutions, Medical/Life Sciences

As vice president of business solutions for Logic PD's medical/life sciences team, Bill leverages his years of experience in the medical industry to expand and advance Logic PD's connected device capabilities into the medical and life sciences industries. Prior to joining Logic PD, Bill was the vice president of engineering at Nonin Medical and was most recently working at TechInsights as a medical technology director.  Bill serves on the Editorial Advisory Board for the Medical Design and Diagnostic Industry magazine, as well as Advisory Boards for the Pediatric Medical Device Consortium, for St. Thomas University, and for Minnesota State University, Mankato. Bill received bachelors degrees in electrical engineering and physics from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, and a masters in electrical engineering from the University of Minnesota.

Speaking Highlights

  • March 2015, “Evolving Medical Landscape: How to Prepare For and Utilize Big Data,” Frost & Sullivan Medical Technologies Executive MindXchange, San Diego, CA
  • February 2015, “From Napkin to Prototype: Navigating the Wearables Market,” MD&M West, Anaheim, CA
  • November 2014, "Healthcare in Real Time: The Speed of Disruption," LifeScience Alley, Minneapolis, MN
  • October 2014, "A Crowded Radio Frequency Environment: Ensuring Wireless Devices can Co-exist Within Multiple Platforms," MD&M Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • September 2014, "Filling the Ideation Pipeline and Maintaining the Pace of Innovation," Frost & Sullivan GIL 2014, San Jose, CA
  • September 2014, "The Beginning of the End for Wearable Devices," ECN Magazine Live Webinar
  • September 2014, "Must-Haves for Ultimate Hospital Interoperability - How and When Can This Be Accomplished?", MEDevice San Diego Panel, San Diego, CA
  • September 2014, "Creating Wireless Devices, Weighing the Options," MEDevice San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • July 2014, "From Napkin to Prototype: Navigating the Wearables Market,", Minneapolis, MN
  • March 2014, "The Integration of Mobile and Medical Technologies," BIOMEDevice Boston, Boston, MA 
  • March 2014, "Connected Health: Innovating a Holistic Interoperable Solution to Meet Your Customer’s Needs," Frost & Sullivan’s Medical Technologies 2014 Event, San Diego, CA
  • February 2014, "The Integration of Mobile and Medical Technologies," MD&M West Conference, Anaheim, CA


Recent Published Works

  • March 2015, "Reflections on Frost & Sullivan 2015 Medical Technologies Executive MindXchange" MDT Magazine
  • February 2015, “Six Considerations for Designing a Wearable Device” DesignNews
  • January 2015, “So You Want to Develop a Wearable Device…” Qmed
  • December 2014, “Healthcare in Real Time: The Speed of Disruption” MDT Magazine
  • October 2014, “Interoperability, EHRs, and electric cars,” DOTmed
  • September/October 2014, "What's Your Engineering Inspiration," Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry
  • September 2014, "For clinicians and aspiring entrepeneurs with an idea for a medical device, what are the first steps to take towards serious development?" MDT Magazine Perspective
  • September/October 2013, "Minnesota's Life Science Ecosystem Retains World-Class Status," MPMN Magazine
  • September 2013, “AgePower Tech Search Challenges Innovators to Address Issues Associated with Aging,” Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry
  • May/June 2013, “Understanding Your Patent Landscape,” The Patent Lawyer
  • March/April 2013, “Teardown: A Look Inside the St. Jude Medical Merlin@home Transmitter,”  Medical Product Manufacturing News
  • January/February 2013, “Medtech Teardown: Inside the AgaMatrix iBGStar,” European Medical Device Technology, Volume 4, No. 1